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  1. question about valium
    ... Kathy, please be very careful with the valium . If they offer you a refill on it, you'd do well enough ... s just that no one ever told me of the dangers of valium and I ended up in detox after less than two months...
    ... I've also heard that valium is EXTREMELY addictive....
    ... have you had PT? It can be difficult to get away from valium once you become dependent on it. It might be wise...
    ... enough for me to get his pain meds down him, and valium does help for the few days after. (Then, the valium...
    ... people when it comes to medications.A doctor put me on Valium 10 mg as needed 40 years ago for anxiety. I have never ... than most people because I was told years ago that Valium was habit forming and it has never been that way with...
    ... Arlene Hello, They said they would not refill my valium because it is very adicting but the thing is now after...
    ... understand I didn't mean to imply that everyone who uses valium becomes addicted. It's a valuable old medicine, and...

  2. Coughing bad for disc?
    ... will NEVER again put me in the "tunnel" unless the valium has kicked in :) More about it later... Have a good...

  3. real bad doctor visit
    ... and ask if they can call in a few pills of Xanax or Valium for you, or at least something that they can give...
    ... myself in to going back for the next one was to take 2 valium (I know, self medicating!) but it really calmed my...

  4. So Scared!
    ... I was claustrophobia and if I was he would give me Valium . I said no, I'm only afraid of heights, he told me...
    ... Bad days happen to all of us. And there ain't enough valium produced to keep us all happy ! You have a legitimate...

  5. Neuro Visit...And The News Is NOT Good
    ... Center in Monroe, LA but after they had given me the valium [img]http://www.healthboards.com/ubb/dizzy.gif[/img...
    ... going on in my body.. Hey at least they gave you the valium before they tried to take your money ! that was...

  6. Questions about Alcohol???
    ... A valium and two beers in the eving works for me ...

  7. Saying Hi
    ... claustrophobic, so they will have to give me something. Valium probably...I am not crazy about valium, but I can...

  8. Swollen right foot
    ... treatment. I then went on Percoset 7's, then vicodin and valium . Needless to say, I became quite a little junkie and ... cold turkey. I ended up in the ER to detox from the valium , and that's when the shrink visits were prescribed...
    ... addiction. As I've said before, I simply threw away my valium , thinking that would be my cure. No one ever told ... flexeril for pain and muscle spasms. But it was the valium I REALLY wanted. I've always been a responsible sort ... the prescribed doseages. After about 7 weeks of the valium , I'd find myself curled in a ball waiting to take ... CARE about the percoset for pain...I JUST WANTED MORE VALIUM ! My back would be screaming at me because I was in ... so much pain. The valium did nothing to ease that pain, but it was all I wanted ... . So I simply threw away the remainder of my valium one day, figuring that would cure me. Right before ... told them what was happening since I threw away my valium . I faintly remember a bunch of doctors all huddling ... your body to accepting it's not going to get any more valium . After around 8 hours, they started lightening the ... violent shaking, but after a total of 5 days with no valium , they let me come home. Surprisingly, W/C paid the ... happened. Even though I was home, I STILL craved the valium , but the craving was no longer accommpanied by the ... about a month afterwards. But I was clean from the valium and never did get the suicidal thoughts they told ... me to expect. That valium is mean stuff and I'll never take another one ever ... later. I do not feel the craving for them like the valium , and I mostly take a little less than my prescribed...
    ... detox! I'm not certain how percoset differs from a valium addiction, but those detox units WILL get you clean...
    ... first was injured in my lumbar area, they prescribed Valium to me as well. I took it for a week and said enough...

  9. Question about Ambien
    ... turning. It certainly is nothing like getting off valium , but regardless what your doc may say, (mine STILL...

  10. Back pain without radiopathy: good & bad news in my search for treatment options
    ... me, the procedure was no big deal. They gave me 5mg valium a few hours before the procedure and a little fentanyl...

  11. I Have Questions and Need Some Advice...Please!!
    ... that means I take prozac, oxycotin, oxycoton for b/t valium and soma for the rest of my life well then be it...

  12. Getting alittle nervous before Laminectomy surgery
    ... saw the doc yesterday, I asked for some valium to ease the nerves abit, I know I'll be ok, but the...

  13. Surgery or Injections ?
    ... said it was a muscle pull. Perscribed vicodin and valium . No numbness anywhere, pain strictly in the back...

  14. I'm scared, can you guys help?
    ... healthboards.com/ubb/dizzy.gif[/img] They gave me Valium though, and I was fine. I slept all the way through...

  15. Still Hurting
    ... in. When I had my MRI, the doc told me to take one valium when I woke up, one when I left home and one right...

  16. L-4 L-5 360 degree fusion
    ... they can recommend???? He is currently on Davocet... Valium ...and Cyclobenzaprine. *****Updated Ok, I talked...
    ... regulating pathways of the brain and spinal cord. Valium on the other can be very dangerous when you become ... injury. I had a few friends that became suicidal taking Valium . Speak with his doctor and see if this is a better...

  17. back surgery...help?
    ... they can recommend???? He is currently on Davocet... Valium ...and Cyclobenzaprine. ...

  18. Neck pain and bad headaches..help!
    ... not work at all. Sometimes aspirin and a small dose Valium will do it but it will be a full day before I am better...

  19. Pain Mgmt? Puleeze!
    ... some people respond better to muscle relaxers or a valium than actual narcotics. Keep talking to people and...

  20. baxter
    ... me being big chicken here....called dr. to get some valium before test.....i should be able to handle a test...
    ... I had to take Xanax before some of my testing, the Valium will help keep you relaxed, I'll be praying that the...

  21. Narcotic pain relievers just after surgery
    ... fusion of L5/S1) March 5 and was off the morphine and valium March 6 at noon. Then took only tylenol every six...

  22. hello all !!! finally able to post
    ... nervous before surgery that was me, i had to get some valium from my dr, to take at nite and morning before surgery...

  23. go*big*red
    ... morphine day of surgery and 1/2 of the following day plus valium for spasms. They wanted me to get up the morning...

  24. wearing back brace and doing normal things
    ... got home from the hospital yesterday. I stopped the valium and morphine drip day after surgery as I couldn't...
    ... got home from the hospital yesterday. I stopped the valium and morphine drip day after surgery as I couldn't...

  25. L5-S1 hemilaminectomy with microdiscectomy
    ... shows up tomorrow at noon. I was told I'd be given Valium to relax my mind or my muscles... I'm not sure, but...
    ... your tummy up.. Darvocets did nothing.. and betwwen valium for spasms( which I stopped cause I was feeling severly...

  26. Need Help or Advice - PLEASE
    ... of other medication - depression, sleeping tablets, valium , etc. We have also tried massage, physiotherapy,...

  27. Day 40 Post-Op
    ... morning & just before I go to bed I take an Oxy 20mg and Valium 5mg. Occassionally I will have to take a Percocet...

  28. Need some of your wisdom
    ... extreme pain, put on large amounts of morphine and valium . Leg went numb the very next day. Then I saw my...

  29. Question about ESI and sedation
    ... assume they would either be giving you versaid or a valium drip. my doctor gave me 2 5mg valium to take 1/2 hour...

  30. S.O.S. Again....Sorry!
    ... those other tests are so painful and he has given me valium for the epidural. i actually already have the rx for...

  31. Saw NS today/epidural scheduled
    ... totally crawling out of my skin with pain, and using Valium at night for the muscle spasms. I was applying for...

  32. just wanna say thanks before surgery!!!!
    ... antsy right about now, trying to hold off on taking valium yet..my bags are packed, house is clean, so i have...

  33. The search is FINALLY over!
    ... epidural shot last thursday. the PM doctor gave me 2 5mg valium to take 1/2 hour before the procedure. the doctor...

  34. I Had the Epidural................
    ... and it really wasn't THAT bad. i took both the 5mg valium and 2 vicoden before the procedure. i did feel the...
    ... procedure. when i go to the dentist i have to take valium . i am truly scared of needles. hope it worked for...

  35. surgery date getting closer
    ... him how i was feeling so he wrote me a script for 5 valium ..to take at nite. then in morning before i leave to...
    ... Hi Sandy, :) What good news, the Valium will really help keep you calm [img]http://www.healthboard...
    ... scheduled for surgery Feb. 11, and I am taking a little valium at nite now to relax before bed. This is very stressful...
    ... probably mean relief from your pain. And you have the Valium to help you relax, take them as you need them and...

  36. S.O.S. Oliver...............
    ... for replying maryanne. the doctor gave me an rx for valium . i have to take 1 pill 1/2 hour before the procedure ... i wish he would though. i guess i'll just take the valium and 2 vicoden and knock myself out!!! i am scared...

  37. What surgery did lcmiller have?
    ... meals, otherwise I get left leg pain. I am on Lortab, Valium , Paxil, mutltivitamans, and Celebrex. I feel like...

  38. Kathy23/Epidural Info T-7(Had one in Jan 03)
    ... also, the physiolgist(sp?) said i should ask for some valium at my appt on tues with the pm doctor. the injection ... is on thurs. between the pain meds and the valium maybe i could get thru it??? let me know what you...

  39. back from the doctor's appt.
    ... no sedation though. she told me to ask him for some valium . she said it may or may not help. everyone is different...
    ... year. This has been my experience with them. The Valium that your doctor told you to ask for is a good idea...

  40. New Here, Just looking for support
    ... request to take a sedative before the MRI, like Xanax or Valium , please just ask you doc in advance for one. They...
    ... as for mri i dont like them either so my dr gave me valium for that day,just ask they'll give you something to...

  41. 6 - Day Prednisone Post Fusion Therapy ???
    ... ripping, tearing, searing buttocks. He gave me more Valium which I have not had for over 3 weeks!!! Let me ... incredible. Now, I can't say for sure if it's the Valium or the Prednisone but in 24 hours I have turned nearly...

  42. pain managenment doctor
    ... fluoroscope (xray) to make it more accurate. I took a valium beforehand and came by cab. After the 2nd injection...

  43. Urgent question
    ... muscle spasm now, so I think I will go home, take some Valium and Ultram,put on the heat, and see if that doesn...

  44. BAXTER--how did Valerian help with your sleep?
    ... that day :) It works so much better for me than the valium ever did. On a few occaisions, I also had a few beers...

  45. SURGERY IS OVER AND I'M DOING VERY WELL!
    ... shots of Toredal, but otherwise was on Percocet and valium . The doc upped my dosage of those two drugs to two...
    ... too much! I tend to do that since the percocet and valium takes alot of the edge off I think that I can do things...
    ... up. I am going to try and take 800 ibuprofen and valium today and see who I get along. I always have Percocet...

  46. TELL IT LIKE IT IS ( I HATE TO WAIT)
    ... pill before the MRI. Oops, more typo's !!!! Xanax and valium are my favorite drugs :) Bye for now, :) Baxter...

  47. Baxter and Telezy how are you two?
    ... spasms I guess. But I have been taking percecet and valium and that takes the edge off. Just I get sick to my...

  48. Hi Mary, It's Baxter
    ... think starting on Sat. night. I was given percocet and valium , all while on the pain pump. I was happy to have it...

  49. Baxter..why were your 2 levels so far apart?
    ... are 5 mg. and not 7.5. He did say he would give me valium , too when released, but I am going to make sure whatever...

  50. ergergency surgery
    ... that I was in and I was currently taking methodone, valium , percacet, motrin and still couldn't lay flat on the...

  51. Help! Help, I'm hurting!
    ... ??? In the hospital, I was on morphine, demerol, valium , ambien, and don't forget the lovely stool softeners...

  52. Baxter, my daughter is upset because I'm reading here

  53. Hey Pebble's - R U There Somewhere?
    ... be enough? Also, my surgeon said he would give me Valium along with the Perc. What is that for? To help me...
    ... me to respond. With my fusion, i was sent home on valium , oxycontin and oxycodone for break thru. They had ... really won't want to do much or able to do much. The valium is used for muscle spasm which you will get after...

  54. Info on my 2 Level Fusion - Dec. 17
    ... (whatever that means). I would be discharged on valium and percocet. I am concered that percocet is not...

  55. Hi Husker
    ... chance to calm down and it effects the nervous system. Valium , morphine, nothing helped. It was like I didn't take...

  56. Diskography finally over!!
    ... causing pain. I am seriously considering obtaining a valium or two from my mother for the day of the test because ... pain - I am at the end of my rope. Do you think a valium will interfere with the discogram results? I don...
    ... night before for sleep. I would NOT suggest taking Valium the night before as you don't know exactly what drugs ... need to be "clean". However, the docs CAN prescribe Valium or Ambien as long as you take them at the time you...

  57. Spinal Surgery - Pending
    ... pain in the back, haha, no pun intended, i'm using valium 5 mgs 3xday soma 350mgs 4xday ultram 50mg 2pills 4xday...

  58. Myelogram???
    ... the pain, but.....can they give you something like valium to calm you down during the procedure? Please help...

  59. Desperate Need of Support/Suggestions!
    ... times a day and finally everything from a form of valium to ametriptalyne to help me sleep at night. I AM...

  60. Cuda, Cj, Husker.........
    ... ...... who knows. I got some good meds, though. Valium (sp) and somekind of time released narcotic better...

Bone Disorders board

  1. Bones breaking in a 10 year old
    ... go in as well as giving him some anti-anxiety med ( valium or something). Please keep us updated on what the...

  2. Feelbad (Marcia), need some help
    ... He is raising my perco. & wants me to increase the valium , due to my husband speaking up. Funny he listened...

  3. both shoulders/appointment soon
    ... left high & dry by the surgeon. I have a couple of valium & that type of thing, so its pretty easy to see I...
    ... are killing me. I had to break down & take half or valium & I let her know that. Now of course I will have to...
    ... best I can. I told the pcp I had to take a half of valium & I will tell the pm the same, either he gets it or ... will understand the need to have to take that bit of valium ? I sure hope so. Cant wait to see what you have to...
    ... try other methods of pain control & I am taking this valium until I see hime, I would like to breath abit easier...
    ... spine. Same meds but will allow me 4 perc. aday, valium for now. I showed him the bottles so he could see ... the dates since the valium was from nov. Glad I brought them in. Now I have to...
    ... what he did at that first visit. reguarding that valium ? you could do what i do with mine? i cut them in half ... blood plasma level to keep that pain reined in? that valium when i had to take a whole pill(mine are only 5mgs ... for me and i have the very same sleepy problem with valium . but valium is by far the best thing i have found...
    ... papers with notes on them. I am starting on the half valium today. Same dose as you. I have to do something. This...
    ... complicated you know. Even taking a small (1/3) of the valium along with my pain med. makes me so dang tired or...
    ... cause the rise in BP? I really am not on any new meds, valium , tiny dose, now I have raised it abit. Figured heck ... getting to me. I am going to keep track & go on the valium abit more. My pusle is almost always in the high 80s...
    ... their own beds when cp is acting up. Thank god for valium , I know if I did not have it I would not have been...
    ... away from that as I can get. I will have to up the valium abit & see if that willl help the dang chest pain...

  4. What does a tomogram show?
    ... don't even want to eat anymore. Thank god for the valium my neruo gives me, but she is very strick about it...
    ... pulling somehow, you know scar tissue. I do have valium and vicodin and I do take valium esp. when I'm spasming...
    ... report, except she doens't want to give me any more valium , well thats the only thing that helps. I've only been...
    ... meds. Then my neruo wants me on Lexapro and off valium , well thats a SSRI and SSRI's can cause clenching ... so I'm not going on that, valium is working without side effects and I've been on it ... Oh and she wants me on neuronting and in my opinion valium is no worst than those two meds. Gee I wrote a...
    ... thing everyone prescribed - no one ever prescribed valium but I did try morphine - go figure - and it gave me...
    ... taking trazodone the last two nights instead of the valium as I do have a hard time falling alseep, my anxiety...
    ... on, and my neruo throws a fit when I ask for more valium . I guess you need to know the right doctors. On...
    ... 15 mins and I ended up an hour on it. I just took a valium , my bite feels worst right now. I go back in 2 weeks...
    ... I do feel it eases my facial spasms. Hadn't had a valium in two days so maybe its working. I kinda know...
    ... from my neuros office, she won't prescribe me anymore valium , would rather me on neuronting and baclofen and antidepress ... ant instead of valium prn. I guess I'll see what my family doctor will do...
    ... worn out after 3 yrs of this. I never was prescribed valium - had it once for a surgical procdedure and liked...
    ... good sleeper? I see my family dr. tomorrow, if not valium then flexeril would be ok. Baclofen doesn't seem to...
    ... lab wok on me and he was nice enough to reorder my valium , he is so understanding. I think I'll continue to...
    ... been taking two a day- its cheap. I also take 5 mg of valium when I get anxious. This condition for some reason...
    ... and everything on it. When I'm really bad I take a valium , but that is when I stay home. OH the New York...
    ... on my neck. You can tell I'm pissed. I just took a valium to help settle it down. Oh I know what you mean...
    ... its all muscles, and if that doesn't work I take a valium , which I try not to take. I picked up some valerian ... those at night help you sleep better. Hey I hate the Valium but I have given up, I just figure I need it and will...
    ... he sleeps really good. I would take it but being on valium which helps with the muscles I don't want to take...
    ... appoint with my family doctor today to try and get more valium and a referral to a spine specialist. Hopefully next...
    ... spasms still too, get so darn old, been taking two valium s a day. I go for that splint today, and I just know ... said they are what caused your problems. Try some valium , at least it calms me down. I feel and get so anxious...
    ... you should be doing it the way you are. PS- the valium just makes it more tolerable, I have some naprosyn...

  5. Constant Retching
    ... a large dose of valium would relax the throat muscles for a while and if...

  6. Cricopharyngeal spasm (difficulty swallowing)
    ... making this lump worse. Muscle relaxants, such as valium , would be a good treatment, except for their addictive ... properties. Medication I sometimes dispense several valium (perhaps 4) as a test to prove the symptoms are from ... muscle spasms. I recommend taking one of the Valium on a weekend, when being alert is not important. When ... the lump occurs, one takes the Valium . Within an hour, there should be significant improvement...

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome board

  1. nerve conduction study
    ... conduction study? Should I take a pain reliever or Valium ? What happens next? Does anything relieve the pain...

  2. Sudden Onset CTS? Is this possible?
    ... , prescription of course; the doctor also gave me valium to help me get through the night. It is unclear at ... Tenosynovitis wakening me with the pain but even with the valium I still can't sleep more than 2-3 hours without waking...

  3. Was told today I have CTS
    ... each of my surgeries, I was awake and didn't need the valium to calm down, so I was allowed to drive home by myself...

  4. CTS Surgery
    ... previous back surgeries, so I was able to decline the Valium that they offered. After that first surgery,...

  5. Right forearm pain/Spasm after CTS Release
    ... an effective treatment. I am still on Demerol and Valium 7 weeks after the surgery in addition to PT 3 times...

  6. What is endoscopic carpal tunnel release surgery like?
    ... he will use local anesthesia like numbing thing and valium for stress. Does it hurt at all? Why can't they ... use morphine or something, nevermind the valium ! Really am curious if anyone here felt pain during...

Foot & Ankle Problems board

  1. My chronic ankle instability story
    ... found this very funny at the time. I guess that's what Valium and Percocet will do to you. After suffering through...

  2. Ready or not surgery here I come . . .
    ... pump. I didn't sleep, was taking Percocet evy 4, Valium evy 6, pumping evy 6 min & getting a morphine "bump...
    ... pump didn't seem to do it but as soon as they gave me valium for spasms, which I'm prone to, and got me started...

  3. PTTD Post Op - A few questions
    ... hour 2 or 3 of Norco. Comes in waves. I can take a Valium for it and it helps sometimes. Icing doesn't seem...
    ... back to just one Norco every 4 hrs. Had to take a Valium (which is my "bump" between Norco) after spending...